Technical Director (Part-Time)

Company: Blue Ridge Communications TV-13
Department: Technical
Location: Lehighton, Pennsylvania 18235
Job Type: Part Time
Shift: Monday-Friday, 5:30PM-10:30PM
Pay Rate: $12.00/hr

A part-time Technical Director is needed to assist with both live and recorded productions. Will be expected to work hard in order to help producers develop the best show possible.

General Responsibilities include:

  • Non-linear editing and creating graphics to reinforce the stories featured in the daily newscasts
  • Posting stories daily to the website
  • Occasionally run teleprompter, operate studio cameras and check stories for playback
  • Possibly directing newscasts on a Ross switcher once initial training is complete
  • Other requests as needed



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications field
  • Control room experience a must
  • Excellent understanding of composition, balance and visual design
  • Strong computer literacy on both PC and Mac OS
  • Proficiency with Adobe Photoshop (familiarity with all Adobe Suite a plus)
  • Possess excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent Communications Skills – oral and written
  • Excellent Writing Skills - Spelling and Grammar
  • Ability to non-linear edit on Mac OS (occasionally on a PC) using Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time, in climate-controlled situations, and with low lighting
  • Ability to multitask in stressful situations and keep a level-headed / professional personality